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State of Mississippi
Sunflower County

This identure made and entered into This 6th of march 1867 Between B.W. Sturdevant and Daniel Delass  of The county of sunflower and The state of Mississippi of  The first part and the undersigned freed laborer of the second part witnesseth that the said laborer namely Lucy King have agreed to work for the said B.W. Sturdevant and D. Delap from the 6th Day of march 1867 to the 1th Day of January 1868 she is to do all kinds of work common to the farms of the country Lucy King is to work for one third of the crop made on the James. T. Harrison farm she is to feed the stock and get her Breakfast and be at work in the field By sun rise and to work till sun set allowing the usual time for dinner during the cotton picking season to put away their days work after sun set she is to do her work faithfully Be Respectful in her Deportment and obey all orders from himself or manager and the said laborer further agrees that the time lost By sickness shall Be Deducted and The Time lost By idleness absence without leave Three Times The amount shall Be Deducted and Rations and The said party of the first part has agreed to furnish to the said laborer 4 lbs meat & one peck of meal per week and Team and Tooles To worke the said J.T. Harrison farm
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